Two ex-South American soccer officials convicted in FIFA bribery case

By Jan Wolfe Undated, Dec 22 : A New York jury on Friday found two former soccer officials guilty of taking bribes in exchange for the award of valuable marketing and media rights to international soccer matches, the first verdicts in a U.S. probe of world soccer’s governing body FIFA. Juan Angel Napout, former head […]

Arrest the IG, stem the rot — Daily World Special by Anil Kaushik

Mostly, the poor and the deprived are at the receiving end of the rough and ready methods of the police. Though oneÔÇÖs heart goes out to them, the mind does not permit one to outrightly condemn the police officers taking recourse to such methods because for most of them there are no other effective investigative […]

Kosovo risks losing hundreds of millions in telecoms case

By Fatos Bytyci PRISTINA, Dec 29 : A German investment company that was thwarted in an attempt to buy Kosovo Telecom in 2013 is seeking up to 419 million dollars in compensation in an international arbitration court, two sources close to the matter told Reuters. The sum of between 200 and 400 million euros represents […]

Septuagenarian arrested in fraud case

ePaper Version:   DW BUREAU / Phagwara:┬áThe Phagwara Police on Monday succeeded to arrest Adarsh Nagar Phagwara resident Sohan Lal Shinh (70) one of the five accused allegedly involved in infamous ÔÇ£Fraud CaseÔÇØ involving duping an NRI of Rs 15 crore . Superintendent of Police Phagwara Jasbir Singh Rai while confirming it told mediapersons that […]

Another accused surrenders in Aditya Sachdeva murder case

Gaya (Bihar):┬á Teni Yadav, named in the FIRin Aditya Sachdeva murder case, today surrendered before a court here and has been remanded in judicial custody. It is the fourth arrest in the case after main accused Rakesh Ranjan Yadav alias Rocky, his father Bindi Yadav and bodyguard Rajesh Kumar. Teni, who is a cousin of […]

Sunanda case: Subramanian Swamy writes to Home Minister for setting up SIT

New Delhi: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy hassought Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s intervention in setting up a court-monitored SIT to take forward the probe into mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. In a letter to Singh, Swamy was severely critical of Delhi Police alleging that it was dragging its feet even […]